TC TO AN UNIDENTIFIED CORRESPONDENT ; 15 April 1859; DOI: 10.1215/lt-18590415-TC-UC-01; CL 35: 79
TC TO AN UNIDENTIFIED CORRESPONDENT
Chelsea, 15 April, 1859—
My dear Sir,
I am grieved to think how far ahead of us that kind Proposal of yours lies at present! I have not, for years past, been out to any dinner; and in late days there has a severe fit of Cold fallen on the two principal parties here (especially on the weaker of them) which much aggravates the obstructed circumstances.
Believe me / Yours sincerely always / T. Carlyle
You do not say whether you got that Appointment?1 I shd have been glad of an affirmation on that side.